Jersey Tails by John Hill, part of the Theatre Breaks Festival of New Writing

The Theatre Breaks Festival of New Writing presented by Tiny Dog Productions - click for website

 

February 20th to 22nd, 2013

 

7:30 to 10:30

 

The Honor Oak, Forest Hill, London SE23 1RH - map

 

Tickets £10/£8 concessions

 

To reserve tickets please email: info@tinydogproductions.com

 

 

 

Theatre Breaks February 2013

 

Jersey Tails is a short comedy that will be part of the three-night Theatre Breaks Festival of new writing presented by Tiny Dog Productions.

 

Six plays, each lasting under 20 minutes, will be performed back to back each night with a short interval.

 

 

About Jersey Tails

 

When a stag-night game of truth or dare lands the groom on the wrong side of the law, his only chance of joining his bride at the altar may be to tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth.

 

Written by John Hill

 

Additional material by Kevin Borras

 

Angus Chisholm and Jonathan Mathews in JerseyTails by John Hill - part of the 2013 Theatre Breaks Festival of new writing

When stag nights go bad - Angus Chisholm and Jonathan Mathews discuss the wrong way to start your wedding day

 

 

Directed by Juanita Mora

 

Juanita is a Central School of Speech & Drama graduate, and trained at Berkeley University, California, and Kent University in acting & directing. She has been directing since 2006 and has worked as an actor and a production/talent coordinator/casting director in Hollywood.

 

She was assistant director to actor/director James Purefoy in King Lear and directed the Asylum Dialogues & Monologues, The Colour House Theatre for Klevis Kova Foundation with her company INspire Entertainment. Other directing credits include The Vampire & the Mentalist, Central School of Speech and Drama; Chorizo & Bad Romance, The Roundhouse; and Que Pasa Con Ramona? at The Oval House Theatre. For more information click here.

 

 

Angus Chisholm and Jonathan Mathews in Jersey Tails by John Hill

Jonathan explains the ins and outs of bovine proctology

Photo ©Jo Golby

 

 

Cast

 

Angus Chisholm

Angus Chisholm in Jersey Tails: part of the Theatre Breaks Festival

This year Angus recorded his second audio book and completed filming a silent spoof of the classic, Sherlock Holmes.  He is now very much looking forward to his first live performance of 2013.

 

Before training at Arts Ed in 2009, he worked for a time in software support and has plenty of experience trying not to laugh when people have done silly things. He didn't always succeed. For his Spotlight page click here.

 

 

 

Jonathan Mathews

Jonathan Mathews in Jersey Tails: part of the Theatre Breaks Festival

Jonathan studied English and Drama at Sussex University. He has appeared in several plays around the south east, including Alan Strang in Peter Shaffer’s Equus, Firs in The Cherry Orchard and most recently The Office of Humour Analysis at Theatre 503.

 

He also writes and performs his own stand-up material. Film roles include independent shorts such as A boy, a book and a bench and Auxilliary Organs. For his Castingcallpro page click here.

 

 

 

John Hill

 

One of John’s plays was shortlisted for the 2012 Channel 4/Oran Mor Comedy Drama Award and other efforts have been performed by such companies as TheatreLab at the Shaw, Andersson Productions, Insignificant Theatre, ScriptSpace, Tiny Dog, Artists Anonymous, Nameless Theatre, Script Readers, RealDeal Theatre and the Accidental Collective at the Marlowe Studio Theatre.

 

He has also written two episodes of a broadcast TV sitcom called Marshal’s Law. For more information click here.

 

 

The Other Theatre Breaks Festival Plays

 

Dust for Dust by The Tameless Shrews Theatre Company

Sudden Discomfort by Troodie Mootz

Roaring Boy by Neal Craig

Piece of Cake by Julie Green

A Time to Pull by Maria Haik Escudero

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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